SS

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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

SS

noun

1: the United States intelligence agency that protects current and former presidents and vice presidents and their immediate families and protects distinguished foreign visitors; detects and apprehends counterfeiters; suppresses forgery of government securities and documents [syn: {United States Secret Service}, {US Secret Service}, {USSS}, {Secret Service}, {SS}]

2: special police force in Nazi Germany founded as a personal bodyguard for Adolf Hitler in 1925; the SS administered the concentration camps [syn: {Schutzstaffel}, {SS}]


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